GST to convert entire country into one market: Patnaik

Jaitley had earlier this month expressed confidence of the GST Council arriving at tax rates in the May 18-19 meeting. The decision to keep the list short has been taken despite several requests from different industry associations to exempt their pr... More..

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DHS to brief airline reps, lawmakers as laptop ban expansion is considered
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

DHS to brief airline reps, lawmakers as laptop ban expansion is considered

But the aviation and tourism industries are preparing for the worst. Airlines For America, which said it was "represented" at the meeting, told IBD that it continued to believe that "security and efficiency a...More..

G7 finance chiefs talk cyber security in wake of attacks
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

G7 finance chiefs talk cyber security in wake of attacks

The G7 meeting, gathering financial leaders from the world's seven developed economies, run from May 11 to May 13 in the southern Italian city of Bari . Finally, the G7 meeting did not address trade and the ri...More..

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Downgraded to Hold at Vetr Inc
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Downgraded to Hold at Vetr Inc

Morgan Stanley lowered Sirius XM Holdings from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating and set a $4.80 price target on the stock.in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. Sarbit Advisory Servic...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Moving Stocks: Pulmatrix, Inc. (PULM), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Pulmatrix, Inc. (PULM ) is now trading with the volume of 3.89 Million. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, A...More..

ED seizes Vijay Mallya's Rs 100 cr farm house
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

ED seizes Vijay Mallya's Rs 100 cr farm house

The ED had issued an eviction notice to Mandwa Farms last month and subsequently took possession of the property on Thursday.The CBI had booked Mallya in a cheating case for defrauding banks while the ED ha. He...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Brokerages Set Spirit Realty Capital, Inc (SRC) PT at $13.63

BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 15,697,991 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $209,254,000 after buying an additional 178,981 shares during the period. Spirit Realt...More..

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) EPS Analysis
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) EPS Analysis

Huntington National Bank increased its stake in shares of Applied Materials by 18.6% in the third quarter. The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 2.22% and Monthly Volatility of 1.68%. Applied Materials, Inc ...More..

Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit

WannaCry ransomware had spread using a loophole in Microsoft windows operating systems that were initially found by the USA national security agency (NSA), which according to reports was using it in order t...More..

Noteworthy Stocks Activity: InterCloud Systems Inc (OTCMKTS:ICLD), Ross Stores, Inc
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Noteworthy Stocks Activity: InterCloud Systems Inc (OTCMKTS:ICLD), Ross Stores, Inc

Analysts polled by FactSet had expected Ross to report per-share earnings of 80 cents a share on sales of $3.27 billion. Several brokerages have weighed in on ROST. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Fr...More..

Belt and Road Forum in Beijing to Turn Tensions Into Cooperation
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Belt and Road Forum in Beijing to Turn Tensions Into Cooperation

Countering China's expansionary tactics is important for India as the OBOR continental and maritime routes are of strategic concern for India both in terms of national security and also due to economic reasons....More..

Senate Judiciary Committee also demands Comey memos, Trump tapes
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Senate Judiciary Committee also demands Comey memos, Trump tapes

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Wednesday that Congress needs to respond to the latest allegations facing the Trump administration by gathering facts in a "responsible, sober" manner. The committee gave M...More..

Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware must be a wake-up call for governments
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware must be a wake-up call for governments

Ransomware is a term that we will be hearing more about, and 2017 will go down as the year with the highest number of attacks. So far there has been no progress reported in efforts to determine who launched t...More..

Watch a teenage Mark Zuckerberg find out he got accepted into Harvard
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Watch a teenage Mark Zuckerberg find out he got accepted into Harvard

Edward then introduces his son to the "audience" as a member of Harvard's class of 2006, and the camera pans to Mark's adorable dog chilling on the floor at his feet. "Oh that is the best part, they actually gi...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

US extends sanctions relief under Iran nuke deal

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Iran's foreign ministry issued a statement saying that the country will continue its missile program in line with its "inalienable and legal right" to upgrade...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Rhythmone (LON:RTHM) Receives Buy Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

The SI to GW Pharmaceuticals Plc Ads's float is 9.5%. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.09 on May 5, reaching $57.84. Photronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAB) has risen 8.63% since September 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Abo...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil prices rise to $52 as Saudi, Russia back longer supply cut

Although it has the backing of Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, the world's top two crude producers, the extension will need to be formally adopted by OPEC at the its meeting next week in Vienna, and then b...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) Chalking Up Volume in Session

Its last 5-Year EPS growth stands at 182.40%; with earnings growth of 46.90% yoy. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 10.92%. Colgate-Palmolive Company had a return on equity of 4,897.09% and a net margi...More..

More US Republicans back independent probe of Trump-Russia ties
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

More US Republicans back independent probe of Trump-Russia ties

In similar news, House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz , a Republican from Utah, tweeted that he "officially noticed a hearing for next Wednesday at 9:30am ET with former FBI Dir Comey". The requ...More..

Snap shares plummet after net loss
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Snap shares plummet after net loss

Snap's first set of results had been nervously awaited for any signs that Facebook's attack had damaged it, and traders responded by sending shares down by over 24pc, hovering just above the $17 the company ...More..

EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) Quant Investor Update
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

EQT Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:EQM) Quant Investor Update

Also, major shareholder Arclight Capital Partners, Llc sold 51,935 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 8th. 525700 shares were traded during the last session. The stock'...More..

Stocks, bond yields drop Washington turmoil rattles markets
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Stocks, bond yields drop Washington turmoil rattles markets

Asian markets followed their USA counterparts into the red amid an increasingly chaotic political backdrop in D.C. In Japan, a surging yen overshadowed a better-than-expected reading on first-quarter gross dome...More..

Oil prices fall further amid oversupply fears
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil prices fall further amid oversupply fears

The contract lost $2.30, or 4.8 percent, to settle at $45.52 a barrel on Thursday. OPEC and non-OPEC producers agreed in December to cut supplies for six months, helping lift oil prices to about 55 dollars ...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Condolences pour in for late Seattle rocker Chris Cornell

Cornell played a seminal role in the origins of grunge music, founding Soundgarden in 1984 with Kim Thayil and Hiro Yamamoto . A family friend who spoke with her on Thursday morning told TMZ .com Vicky ha...More..

by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Oil falls as supply remains ample despite output cut

The West Texas Intermediate for June delivery added 0.41 USA dollar to settle at 49.07 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, while Brent crude for July delivery gained 0.56 dollar to close at 52...More..